Two Jaish-e-Mohammed militants killed in Sopore encounter
Two Jaish-e-Mohammed militants killed in Sopore encounter

Two militants were killed in an encounter with security forces in Sopore area of north Kashmir, taking the toll to eight in the last four days of counter-insurgency operations.

361 kg of drugs seized along IB in 2014: BSF

Drugs worth Rs 1,805 crore were seized by security forces along the India-Pakistan border in Punjab in 2014, officials said.

Video clip shows Naxals training to gun down choppers

Raipur: A rare video footage of Maoists purportedly showing the rebels conducting a 'commando-style' training to gun down helicopters, used to ferry security personnel and VIPs in Chhattisgarh's worst insurgency-hit Bastar region, has been recovered by police.

Three killed as police thwart bombing in Afghanistan

An Afghan official says gunmen shot dead a policeman and two civilians after security forces stopped the car and motorcycle in which they were traveling, both of which were loaded with explosives.

Iraqi security forces recapture large sections of Dhuluiya town

Iraqi security forces and pro-government militias took control of large parts of the Tigris River town of Dhuluiya north of Baghdad on Monday from Islamic State fighters, police and army sources said.

Iraqi forces repel IS attacks in western Iraq

Iraqi security forces and allied tribesmen Saturday repelled attacks by the Islamic State (IS) militants in a military airbase housing US advisors in Iraq's western province of Anbar, a provincial security source said.

Two militants gunned down in Assam

Security forces Thursday killed two cadres of a Meghalaya-based militant outfit in a gun battle in Assam`s Goalpara district, close to the inter-state border, police said.

Encounter between militants and security forces in J&K's Kupwara

A fierce encounter broke out between militants and security forces in Kupwara district of Jammu and Kashmir in the wee hours of Thursday.

Iraq will ask NATO for help training its security forces

Iraq plans to ask NATO for help training its security forces, the alliance said on Wednesday, months after the Iraqi army collapsed in the face of an offensive by Islamic State militants.

Pak security forces seize truck with 5,000 kg explosives

A truck loaded with 5,000 kilograms of explosives was seized by Pakistani security forces in the country's restive Balochistan province, a provincial minister said on Monday.

Ansari voices concern over rights violations by forces

Voicing concern over human rights violations by police and security forces, Vice President Hamid Ansari on Friday said the situation is acute in Jammu and Kashmir, Northeast and Naxal-belt from where complaints are received about misuse of laws like Armed Forces Special Powers Act.

Iraqi security forces enter Baiji refinery: Reports

Security forces entered Iraq`s largest refinery for the first time on Tuesday after months of battling Islamic State militants who had surrounded it, a police colonel said.

One dead as Kenya police raid radical mosques

One man was killed Monday as Kenyan security forces raided mosques in the port city of Mombasa searching for weapons and radical supporters of Somalia`s Al-Qaeda affiliated Shebab militants, police said.

Two Maoists arrested by security forces in Chhattisgarh

Two wanted Maoists were arrested during a search operation by security forces in the insurgency-hit Kanker district of Chhattisgarh today, police said.

Terrorist killed in encounter with security forces in J&K

A terrorist was on Tuesday killed in an encounter with security forces during a massive, brigade-level operation by the army in Wadarbala forest in the Handwara area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district.

J&K: Encounter between security forces and militants in Handwara

An encounter broke out Tuesday between security forces and militants in Handwara area of north Kashmir's Kupwara district.

Mexico police, military kill 19 suspected criminals

Security forces killed 19 people described as suspected drug criminals in three separate clashes in Mexico`s troubled Tamaulipas state, one of the regions hardest hit by violence, officials said Wednesday.

Pakistan unearths illegal tunnel built to help flee jail inmates

Pakistan security forces today unearthed a 55 metre long tunnel dug by militants to help flee inmates by attacking Central Prison in Karachi.

40 jihadists, 17 police and army killed in Iraq clashes

The Islamic State group launched attacks on Iraqi bases in two western towns that left at least 17 members of the security forces and 40 jihadists dead, security and medical sources said today.

Forces dropping bombs from chopper, claims maoists misinformation campaign


New Delhi: The Maoists have launched a misinformation campaign against the security forces saying bombs were being airdropped from helicopters at Naxal hideouts, a charge vehemently denied by the Home Ministry.